The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Desktop Engineer
UK
Rank 843 926 925
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Engineer 10 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.021% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.022% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 22
Median salary £70,000 £35,955 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+94.69% -1.49%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,909 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+13.95% -9.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80056 96820 101312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66472 81235 84186
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Desktop Engineer in the job title.

Senior Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer within the UK.

Senior Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 within the UK.

Senior Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +80 10 £70,000 +79.48%
London +59 8 £70,000 +42.85%
City of London - 8 £70,000 -
East of England +18 1 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £45,000 -
Solihull - 1 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £30,000 -

Senior Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Senior Desktop Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) Finance
4 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
5 7 (43.75%) DNS
5 7 (43.75%) Citrix
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
5 7 (43.75%) SCCM
5 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
6 6 (37.50%) User Experience
6 6 (37.50%) Service Management
6 6 (37.50%) Firewall
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) MSI
6 6 (37.50%) MS Office
7 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
7 5 (31.25%) Sage
8 2 (12.50%) VMware
8 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
9 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
9 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
9 1 (6.25%) Application Discovery
9 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
9 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
9 1 (6.25%) Fund Management
9 1 (6.25%) iPhone

Senior Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
2 7 (43.75%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MSI
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Service Management
2 1 (6.25%) Application Discovery
2 1 (6.25%) Coaching
2 1 (6.25%) Fund Management
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Line Management
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
2 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) C++
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Citrix
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Sage
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) HP